From Failure to Leadership: Lessons for Executive Growth and Development

Today, Henry Ford is synonymous with American innovation and progress.

But while he was developing his first automobile, his investors decided he was too careful – and they backed out of their agreement. 

The second time he started a company, he …

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5 Essential Management Skills You Need to Be a Great Leader

As a manager, your ability to motivate and guide your team towards achieving collective goals can make or break the success of your organization. And although managing a team isn’t easy, the good news is management skills can be learned …

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What Are Your Strengths? |15 GREATEST Strengths With Sample Answers

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How to answer what are your strengths in an interview CAN be extremely tricky; however, by preparing beforehand, you CAN increase your chances of PASSING …

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Starting Strong: How to Make an Impact as a New Executive in a New Industry

When you’re starting out as a new executive in a new industry, you may feel slightly intimidated.

While you have the senior-level skills that landed you the role, you lack the field knowledge you had in previous positions. 

New challenges …

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Top Non-Tech Roles in the Tech Industry

Tech companies also need non-tech workers in order to thrive. Here are some great non-tech roles that are currently in demand.

The technology sector is expected to grow at a consistent rate over the course of the next decade. Currently, …

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